BARBARA’S BOOK

Publishers Weekly, starred review
"Wrestling with God: Stories of Doubt and Faith" book cover with photo of author Barbara Falconer Newhall

"Any seeker of any faith will be blessed to read the words of this fine author and observer."

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Book Openers

As a little kid I always had my nose in a book. And now that I'm thoroughly grown up, I still do. Below you'll find author profiles (lots of memoirists) as well as mini – and not-so-mini – book reviews.

A Chance to Get Acquainted With That Muslim Next Door

It's been eight years since my writer colleague and Islamic law expert Sumbul Ali-Karamali first published her informative -- and charming -- book about … [Read more...]

Rain Taxi Review Puts on a Lively Book Fest

By Barbara Falconer Newhall The Twin Cities Book Festival, sponsored by Rain Taxi Review of Books, was a blast. Lots of fun authors, including a … [Read more...]

50 Books 50 Covers — How Top Designers Catch the Reader’s Eye

Want to see some gorgeous book cover designs? Go to the winners page of the 50 Books 50 Covers competition sponsored by the Design Observer Group … [Read more...]

Julie Hill Barton’s Dog Medicine Goes Big

By Barbara Falconer Newhall My writing pal Julie Hill Barton has lucked out. Her wonderful memoir, Dog Medicine, has been scooped up by a major … [Read more...]

Jesus Was a Loser — Does That Make Donald Trump a Winner?

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Does this sound like Donald Trump talking -- "Jesus was a loser, a nobody who couldn't keep his hair out of his eyes and … [Read more...]